Tag: Africa

Rare Book Collection

Buchan Hepburn and McDouall East Africa and Angola Album 1904 – 1909

By Helen Bennett, Library & Archives Volunteer New light has been shed on the creation of Logan Garden by a previously unknown album of photographs and watercolours recently…

3 newly described Aframomum (Zingiberaceae) species in the Living Collection at Edinburgh

A new monograph of Aframomum¬†by David Harris and Alexandra Wortley¬†, from Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, was published at the beginning of 2018. The monograph includes the description of…

Poisoned Arrows Arrives

Do you want to escape the cold and rain for some African warmth this weekend? You can join a walking storytelling promenade performance in the Glasshouses this Saturday…